2 Volunteer Firefighters Dead After Explosion
September 15, 2011, 10:06 PM
BRITTON, SD -
Two Volunteer firefighters are dead after an explosion.
It happened at the Sunset Hutterite Colony northwest of Britton just before 10 a.m. Thursday morning.
The Marshall County sheriff says the men were on top of large coal bin, putting out the fire when the explosion happened.
The force blew off the roof and a wall from the building landed on top of the men.
The names of the 20-year old and 22-year old fire fighters have not been released.
© 2011 KELOLAND TV. All Rights Reserved.
5/19/2013 11:56 AM
The Hand County Sheriff’s Office is searching for Leroy Nye, who was last seen at 10:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 18.
5/15/2013 6:12 AM
The Yankton County Sheriff's Office has seized a vehicle that authorities believe was involved in a fatal hit-and-run incident.
5/19/2013 5:22 PM
Police are still actively searching for Leroy Nye, 80, who went missing from a home in St. Lawrence, SD and are asking for your help.
5/16/2013 12:09 PM
It wasn't the big jackpot, but more than two-dozen workers at a Sioux Falls company won't mind splitting the second-place winnings in Wednesda...
5/18/2013 10:14 PM
Emergency responders airlifted a Faulkton High School senior to a Sioux Falls hospital Saturday after a single vehicle car crash the day before her hi...